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Sunday, April 29, 2018

Tax Implications Of President Trump's Deregulatory Agenda

Treasury Department Logo (2017)Following up on my previous post, Treasury Proposes Repeal Of 298 Tax Regulations:  Press Release, Treasury Releases Report Highlighting Regulatory Reform Accomplishments:

The U.S. Treasury Department today released a report detailing its accomplishments in support of the President’s regulatory reform agenda. ... The Department’s regulatory reform accomplishments include:

  • Eliminating, reducing, or proposing to eliminate more than 300 regulations in total, including ineffective, unnecessary, or out-of-date “deadwood” regulations;
  • Reducing Treasury’s regulatory agenda by approximately 100 items, year-over-year, from Fall 2016 to Fall 2017;
  • More than 250 specific Treasury recommendations to reform and reduce the burdens of regulation in the U.S. domestic financial system;
  • Introducing zero new significant regulatory actions under Executive Order 13771.

Washington Examiner, Boom: Treasury Kills 305 Regulations, IRS Hammered

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